The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Publishing
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Publishing 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - 0.85%
As % of the General category - - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.58 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+131.69% +28.95%
Publishing
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.57% 30.05% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 27
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -21.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Copywriting
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
2 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) ProtoShare
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
1 1 (33.33%) ProtoShare
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) Copywriting
1 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter